Battleship filling with coal at Lamoine Coaling Station, ca. 1910

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Battleship filling with coal at Lamoine Coaling Station, ca. 1910

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Description

This photograph shows a ship docked at the Lamoine Coaling Station on Frenchman Bay in Maine built to supply coal to the U.S. Atlantic Fleet. When diesel replaced coal as the fuel for naval vessels, the site was turned over to the State of Maine and is now Lamoine State Park.

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About This Item

  • Title: Battleship filling with coal at Lamoine Coaling Station, ca. 1910
  • Creation Date: circa 1910
  • Subject Date: circa 1910
  • Town: Lamoine
  • County: Hancock
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 40 cm x 53 cm
  • Local Code: misc001003
  • Collection: Bureau of Parks and Lands
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Bureau of Parks and Lands
22 State House Station, 18 Elkins Lane, Augusta, ME 04333-0022
(207) 287-3200
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